Taxon profile


Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin et Clemants

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Chenopodiaceae »  genus Dysphania - dysphania

Scientific synonyms

Blitum ambrosioides (L.) Beck in Reichenb.
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Chenopodium ambrosioides subsp. suffruticosum (Willd.) Thell.
Chenopodium anthelminticum Rouy non L.
Chenopodium anthelminticum var. dentatum Fenzl
Chenopodium suffruticosum Willd

Other names

= Demigod's-food
= Mexican Tea
= Stinking Fat Hen
= Wormseed


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Chenopodium ambrosioides L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Chenopodium ambrosioides L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Chenopodium_ambrosioides_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Chenopodium ambrosioides L.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Chenopodium ambrosioides]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Chenopodium ambrosioides L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin et Clemants]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Chenopodium ambrosioides L.]
EN Boršić I. et al. (2008): Preliminary Check-list of Invasive Alian Plant Species (IAS) in Croatia [], Nat. Croat., Vol. 17, No. 2., 55–71, Zagreb [as Chenopodium ambrosioides L.]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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